Sermons by Rev James Brown

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ECC Digital Worship for January 10, 2021


Prelude: “In the Dark Night” (Ukrainian Orthodox Christmas Chant) Hymn 112: Thou, whose almighty word Hymn 619: Spirit of the living God Children’s Time: How to make an origami Dove of Peace Hymn 608: Spirit of truth and grace (Tune: Down Ampney) Reflection: “Turning Points. Defining Moments.” (Revd James Brown) Hymn 334: On Jordan’s bank […]

ECC Digital Worship for December 27, 2020


Opening music: Valentin Rathgeber, Pastorelle vor die Weynacht-Zeit, Op. 22, No. 7 Hymn 159: Lord, for the years your love has kept and guided Hymn 315: Once in royal David’s city Reflection: “We can’t? We can!” (Revd Dr Robert Haworth)   Hymn 310: See him lying on a bed of straw (Calypso Carol) Hymn 326: As with […]

ECC Digital Worship for December 06, 2020


Opening music: J. S. Bach, Chorale Prelude “Wachet auf!” (BWV 645) Hymn 278: Wake, awake! For night is flying Hymn 359: He came down that we may have PEACE Reflection: “No hugger-mugger Peace – it must be a real Peace.” Hymn 274: Comfort, comfort now my people Hymn 566: When I receive the peace of Christ […]

ECC Digital Worship for November 15, 2020


Opening video: Poverty Hymn 362: Heaven shall not wait Reflection Music: “Rich Man” (Semi-Toned) Hymn 502: Take my life, Lord, let it be Closing music: Come, bring your burdens

ECC Worship Toolkit for August 23, 2020 – 12th Sunday after Pentecost


Watchword for the Week: Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your minds, so that you may discern what is the will of God – what is good and acceptable and perfect. (Romans 12:2, NRSV) (Moravian Daily Texts) Prelude: Bach-Kendrick Pastiche “Meekness and Majesty” Hymn: Be still, for […]

ECC Worship Toolkit for August 16, 2020 – 11th Sunday after Pentecost


Watchword for the Week: Let the peoples praise you, O God; let all the peoples praise you. (Psalm 67:5, NRSV) (Moravian Daily Texts) Bells & Prelude: Alexandre Guilmant, Two Preludes, No. 1 Opening Prayer: Psalm 67 Hymn: In Christ there is no east or west (Church Hymnary, No. 624) Gospel Reading: Matthew 15:21-28 Reflection & […]